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SALMON Education
Guide to Teaching
Physical Oceanography

Here you will find a collection of lesson plans for hands-on demonstrations for use in the classroom with students grade 7 - 12. Each lesson includes a detailed how-to document in addition to multimedia materials such as an audio clips explaining the techniques and priniples involved and demo movies of the lesson in action.

Module 1 - CONVECTION: Fluid in Glass Tubing
Module 2 - CONVERGENCE: Tea Leaves
Module 3 - CORIOLIS EFFECT
Module 4 - DENSITY FLOW: Marsili's Demonstration
Module 5 - DENSITY LAYERING: Graduated Cylinder
Module 6 - DOPPLER EFFECT: Buzzer
Module 7 - DOUBLE DIFFUSION: Salt Fingers
Module 8 - FLOW TYPES I: Milk
Module 9 - FLOW TYPES II: Rheoscopic Fluid
Module 10 - INTERNAL WAVE I: Ben Franklin's Sea Lantern
Module 11 - INTERNAL WAVE II: Annapolis Wave Generator
Module 12 - OCEANOGRAPHIC MOORING: Edible Mooring
Module 13 - OCEAN PRESSURE: Styrofoam Cups
Module 14 - SHALLOW WAVES: Race
Module 15 - TAYLOR CURTAINS: Record Turntable